Body language is the communication of personal feeling, emotions, attitude and thoughts through body movements. It is the way people unconsciously show their private thoughts and emotions through body movements. Continue reading How to communicate without words?
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Amazing facts about human speech
The speech skill is a wonder. To produce a phrase, about 100 muscles of the chest, neck, jaw, tongue and lips must collaborate. Each muscle is a bundle made of hundreds or thousands of fibers.Each spoken word or short phrase is accompanied by its own pattern of muscular movements. All the information necessary for speaking a phrase like “How are you?” is stored in the brain, in the speech area. Continue reading Amazing facts about human speech
The greatest language of the world?
English, in terms of size, is the greatest language of the world, currently with more than 600,000 entries in the Oxford English Dictionary. The English language appears simple compared to other languages, but most of us don’t realize that almost 70 per cent of its vocabulary is filled with borrowed words. Continue reading The greatest language of the world?
The most important means of communication
Language is essentially a means of communication among the members of a society. In the expression of culture, language is a fundamental aspect. It is the tool that conveys traditions and values related to group identity. Continue reading The most important means of communication
Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about.
In the process of communication, language plays an important part. Indeed, all the living beings in this world communicate in their own language. Continue reading Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about.
What is the difference between language and communication?
Communication refers to the interchange of message or information from one person to another, either verbally or non-verbally. Communication is described as an act of interchanging ideas, information or message from one person or place to another, via words or signs which are understood to both the parties. Continue reading What is the difference between language and communication?
Good communication with patients is the cornerstone in effective medical practice.
A substantial amount of research supports the benefits of effective communication for patients and physicians. Doctor-patient communication is considered to be the central and significant element of health care. Furthermore, physicians’ ability to communicate effectively is viewed as a key to a successful patient-doctor relationship. Continue reading Good communication with patients is the cornerstone in effective medical practice.